U.S. crude futures extended losses after inventories unexpectedly surged last week as imports jumped and refineries maintained output.» Read More
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.
Oil prices climbed after last week's steep drop, as investors shifted from supply worries to violence in North Africa in the Middle East.
The Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq asked a U.S. court to throw out an order to seize some 1 million barrels of disputed crude oil.
Commodities just suffered the worst month in more than two years. But here's why a bounce-back could be ahead.
Home to both vast repositories of conventional and shale oil, Texas is becoming a major player in wind power.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the slipping dollar is one reason oil is down.
Opposition to fracking in the U.K. is fierce, but politicians and businesses are trying to push forward with plans for shale gas. CNBC looks at how it could benefit the British economy.
Chevron reported second-quarter earnings on Thursday that beat Wall Street's expectations.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is watching the price of oil and oil stocks.
The average price of gas posted the largest July decline in six years, according to the latest survey by AAA. Here's why.
Brent crude held near $106 as ample supply continued to drag on prices after the benchmark posted its worst monthly performance since April 2013.
U.S. crude tumbled to a more than 4-month low under $100 a barrel on news of a lengthy shutdown at a key oil refinery in Kansas.
An explosion caused by a gas leak killed 24 people and injured 271 in Taiwan's second city, sending flames shooting 15 stories into the air, setting entire blocks ablaze and reducing small shops to rubble.
U.S. oil production continues to boom, and a loophole in a law has allowed the first export of unrefined American oil in decades.
New data reveals California's crippling drought conditions have never been worse. NBCNews reports.
The downing of MH17 and tougher sanctions against Russia are pushing multinational energy companies to take a fresh look at the results of the crisis.
ExxonMobil reported a stronger-than-expected profit on Thursday as higher prices for its crude and natural gas offset a 6 percent drop in production.
Royal Dutch Shell posted a healthy jump in quarterly earnings, as its newly-installed CEO works to cut costs and streamline projects.
Sanctions are intended to tighten the screws on Russia by targeting broad sections of its economy and financial markets.
Crash tests involving two popular electric cars show the batteries in those vehicles hold up with no major issues after violent collisions.
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